Reuben Haley (American, 1872–1933). <em>Covered Box, "Ruba Rombic,"</em> ca. 1928. Glass, Overall: 3 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/8 in. (9.8 x 14 x 13 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Daniel Morris and Denis Gallion, 1990.194.7a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1990.194.7a-b.jpg)

Covered Box, "Ruba Rombic"

Artist:Reuben HaleyConsolidated Lamp and Glass Company

Medium: Glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1928

Dimensions: Overall: 3 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/8 in. (9.8 x 14 x 13 cm) Height of (a) without lid: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 1990.194.7a-b

Image: CUR.1990.194.7a-b.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
"Ruba Rombic" pattern; frosted yellow glass, irregularly shaped geometric box (a) with conforming lid (b). Cubist-styled with all surfaces molded into multiple facets that project at varying angles. CONDITION: Fair; some chips along faceted edges on outside of box; several chips on inner lip of both box and lid where the two meet.

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